Nominate an Alum for a Special Honor

Take a minute to honor an outstanding alum by nominating her/him for a University of Saint Mary Alumni award. Each award will be presented at this year's reunion, June 3-5.

In 500 words or less explain why the above nominee should be recognized. Attach response and any supporting documentation, like news clippings, programs, etc. Email your nomination to Jane Ellen Liebert, C’97, alumni & planned giving officer, at

Nominations are due April 1, 2016. Award winners will be notified in May and further celebrated at reunion.

Category Criteria:

Saint Vincent De Paul Award:

  • Recognizes an alum who exemplifies the mission of the university

  • Nomination remarks must include the words, “learning, service, and character” to describe the nominee’s contributions to society

Sister Mary Mark Orr Pioneer Spirit Award:

  • Recognizes an alum who has achieved great success in her/ his professional career

  • Nomination remarks must include how Saint Mary plays a role in the nominee’s success

Sister Mary Janet McGilley Service Award:

  • Recognizes an alum who has helped advance Saint Mary by sharing their time and talent

  • Nomination remarks must include the nominee’s contribution to Saint Mary and why the nominee feels it's important to give back to the university community

Questions? Email Jane at